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Advocacy Agenda

Greater Rochester Chamber advocates strongly for an environment that promotes the success of our members and of our economy at the local, state, and federal level. Each year, we survey our members and develop an Advocacy Agenda that focuses on key areas of member concern.

To make your voice heard on important issues that affect your business or organization, please reach out to us today.

2024 Advocacy Agenda

Our advocacy work is a collaborative process with our members. The above advocacy agenda is a living document that evolves as the priorities and concerns of our members change. If your business has a policy concern that Greater Rochester Chamber can advocate for on your behalf, please reach out to Chief of Staff Marc Cohen at

Current Advocacy Efforts
Congressman Morelle Highlights Exciting Developments in Buffalo-Rochester-Syracuse Tech Hub Webinar
December 12, 2023

Voice of Business Blog On Wednesday, December 6, 2023, Congressman Joe Morelle engaged in a Greater Rochester Chamber Policy Matters webinar to discuss the NY SMART I-Corridor-a groundbreaking initiative with…

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Greater Rochester Chamber Releases Statement Condemning Antisemitism and Hate
November 21, 2023

Voice of Business Blog With the ongoing war in the Middle East between Israel and the terrorist group Hamas, innocent lives have been lost and others have been severely impacted.…

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Advocacy Update: Governor Hochul Signs Clean Slate Act, a Win for Talent and Businesses
November 16, 2023

Voice of Business Blog In a landmark move, Governor Kathy Hochul has signed the Clean Slate Act, a groundbreaking piece of legislation that promises second chances to individuals with certain…

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Decoding the Ballot: Post-Election Insight for Greater Rochester Chamber Members
November 13, 2023

Voice of Business Blog Dear Members, In the aftermath of last week’s elections, we bring you an exclusive breakdown of the results that matter most to Greater Rochester Chamber of…

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